PHILADELPHIA (CBS) — A Kensington man is in custody after Philadelphia police say he stabbed his mother and set a couch on fire inside their home late Tuesday night. The incident happened in the 1900 block of East Wishart Street.
Authorities said a 54-year-old woman jumped from the second floor. When emergency personnel found her, they realized she had been stabbed in the neck.READ MORE: Sharon Hill Police Officers Charged With Manslaughter In Fatal Shooting Of 8-Year-Old Fanta Bility
The department said the woman’s son, a 27-year-old, is now in custody.Website To Order Free COVID-19 Tests Up And Running
Philadelphia firefighters responded to the scene.MORE NEWS: NBA At 75: Former 76er Dr. J Says Players From Many Eras Built League
The woman is in critical condition.